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Coleothorpa on Copper Mallow - Coleothorpa

Coleothorpa on Copper Mallow - Coleothorpa
14 miles S of Las Animas, Bent County, Colorado, USA
June 7, 2015
Size: ~ 5 mm or slightly less
This small casebearer was seen eating Copper Mallow (above), while the previous day another individual was on a small white composite flower.The red shoulders seem large for this genus. Both were at Ravens Nest Nature Preserve, elevation about 4051'. Any help with its ID is much appreciated.

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Moved from Leaf Beetles.

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